March 21, 2023

UK: Gun violence on London’s streets ‘must stop’

From BBC The mother of a 17-year-old boy who was killed over the weekend has called for an end to violence on London’s streets. “Let my son be the last and be an example to everyone. Just let it stop,” said Pretana Morgan, whose son Rhyhiem was shot in Southwark on Saturday. The teenager was […]

Word on the street: Begging sadly now an ‘ordinary occurence’

From Ham High A tent pitched up on Crouch End’s town hall square a fortnight ago. Apparently a well wisher gave it to one of the various homeless characters who line the Broadway. So ‘Kevin’, usually seen outside Specsavers, had set up home there, hoping the council took pity and gave him a permanent one, […]